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February 3, 2015
FEATURED NEWS: Is this a new ‘Victorian’ age?
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How was the 2014 growing season(s) for your greenhouse? In an effort to provide the industry with some benchmark data we are continuing with our Annual Grower Survey. >> Read full article

Windset offers new KPU scholarships

Horticulture and business students at Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU) now have access to a heavier crop of financial awards, thanks to significant new scholarships from a local greenhouse vegetable producer. >> Read full article

Village Farms has exclusive seed deal with Axia

Village Farms International, Inc. has signed a long-term exclusive seed agreement with Axia Vegetable Seeds, BV. >> Read full article

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Is this a new ‘Victorian’ age?

Are gardeners excited – or overwhelmed – by the great diversity of new plant material available. >> Learn More…


Flowers key source of bereavement comfort

Flowers and plants are the most effective non-human source of comfort for the bereaved. That was one of the findings of a new report from American Floral Endowment (AFE) and the Floral Marketing Research Fund (FMRF) that summarizes findings from a recent study of funeral directors. >> Read full article

Setting goals to promote locally grown foods

Ontario is spreading the word about local food to help increase consumer awareness of, and demand for, the good things that are grown, harvested and made in Ontario. >> Read full article

Pure Hothouse expanding operations in the U.S.

Pure Hothouse Foods has broken ground on a state-of-the-art distribution centre In San Antonio. >> Read full article

 Event Calendar 

New England Grows

February 4-6, 2015
Location: Boston Convention & Exhibition Center, Boston, MA. >> More Info

La Semaine Horticole

February 9-12, 2015
Location: Hotel Mortagne de Boucherville - Boucherville, QC >> More Info

Northwest Flower/Garden Show

February 11-15, 2015
Location: Washington State Convention Center - Seattle, WA >> More Info